PMETs worst hit by lay-offs, lack skills for new jobs: MAS

The economy is on track to log its slowest year of growth since 2009 when the global financial crisis was in full swing. -My Paper

Singapore is Asian city with the 3rd-highest number of billionaires: Wealth-X

The city state has the third-highest number of billionaires in the Asia-Pacific region, behind only Hong Kong (79) and Beijing (38). -AsiaOne

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Singapore loses crown as world's easiest place to do business

New Zealand is now the world's easiest place to do business, a new World Bank study found, pushing Singapore out of its decade-long place at the top of the widely followed rankings. -CNBC

Jurong Point put on market with over $2 billion price tag

Jurong Point is expected to appeal to a broad range of other institutional investors including sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and insurance groups. -BT

Sembcorp Marine swings to loss in Q3, slashes jobs

The company posted a net loss of S$21.8 million for the three months ended Sept. 30. -Reuters

Gig economy warrants a closer look: Tharman

Trend has led to more jobs worldwide, but these do not offer the type of benefits that traditional workers enjoy. -ST

MAS: Singapore economy to remain sluggish in 2017

Singapore's economy is going through a protracted cyclical downturn that is not expected to pick up significantly next year. -ST

Outlook dims for Singapore Inc as economy moonwalks

Singapore is now bracing for a prolonged period of low growth, darkening the outlook for the city-state's deeply indebted firms. -Reuters

Singapore's property market shows superficial recovery signs, but problems run deeper

Singapore's private residential property prices dropped 1.5 per cent on-quarter in the third quarter, marking 12 straight quarters of declines. -CNBC

Jace of many trades

Projects include franchise offering over-the-counter accounting services and an online baby products mart. -ST

AT&T announces S$118 billion deal to buy Time Warner

The biggest deal in the world this year would give AT&T control of cable TV channels HBO and CNN, film studio Warner Bros and other coveted media assets. -Reuters

Medley of wood and metal create rustic ambience in couple's 4-room home

Step into this couple's HDB flat characterised by a beautiful medley of wooden elements and metal furnishings. -Cromly

From school dropout to top entrepreneur

Mr David Low, chairman and chief executive of Futuristic Store Fixtures, took home the title of EY Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) at the annual awards gala. -ST